Business Briefs

Business Briefs

Business Briefs — March 2017

Job fair planned for teachers at Tri-Tech Those interested in teaching career and technical education, or CTE, courses can learn more at a job fair at Tri-Tech Skills Center on March 22. The job fair will be from 6 to 7 p.m. at Tri-Tech, 5929 W. Metaline Ave., in Kennewick. The CTE-focused program is looking for […]

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Networking

Networking — March 2017

PNNL, WSU researcher wins national award Yong Wang, Washington State University professor and alumnus, has won the American Chemical Society’s annual Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Division fellow award. Wang, best known for his research in catalysis and reaction engineering for energy and renewable fuels and chemicals, holds a joint appointment with the U.S. Department of Energy’s […]

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Business Updates — March 2017

NEW BUSINESSES A to Z Rentals has opened at 2901 W. Second Ave., Kennewick. The store rents large and small equipment and party supplies. Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Contact: 509-579-0300, rentatoz.com, Facebook. Badder Ink has opened at 7520 W. Clearwater Ave., Kennewick. The […]

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Business Briefs

Business Briefs — February 2017

ASQ March meeting to tour Manufacturing Services Inc. The March 14 meeting of the American Society for Quality Columbia Basin Section 0614 will be a site visit and tour at Manufacturing Services Inc., 1023 N. Kellogg St. in Kennewick. Check-in begins at 5:45 p.m., followed by the tour at 6 p.m., which will last about an […]

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Networking

Networking — February 2017

Hildenbrand, Palm join Numerica Credit Union Numerica Credit Union has added two staff members to its Richland operations. Deanna Hildenbrand has joined as assistant vice president for marketing and communications. She has more than 21 years of experience, specializing in brand strategy as well as management in marketing and corporate communications. She serves on the […]

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Business Briefs

Business Briefs — January 2017

Richland Albertsons store to close in February The Albertsons store on Lee Boulevard in Richland will close by Feb. 25, citing financial difficulties. “We have been unable to reposition the store to better compete in the market place, and following an extensive review, we have made the difficult decision to close the store. Closing stores that […]

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Networking

Networking — January 2017

Bullock, Virden named AAAS fellows  Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Morris Bullock and Jud Virden have been elected to the rank of fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the society’s highest honor. Bullock is a laboratory fellow and director of the Center for Molecular Electrocatalysis, a DOE Energy Frontier Research Center led by […]

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Networking

Networking — December 2016

PNNL’s Baker receives ACS Rising Star award  Erin Baker, a bioanalytical chemist at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, is one of six winners of the American Chemical Society’s Rising Star award. The ACS Women Chemists Committee gives the national honor to up to 10 exceptional early to mid-career women chemists. Baker is a senior research scientist in […]

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Business Briefs

Business Briefs — December 2016

Pasco School Board holding roundtable forum The Pasco School District’s Board of Directors will hold its second board forum from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 19 at Ochoa Middle School, 1801 E. Sheppard St. in Pasco. The forum on increased parental and family involvement will be presented in a roundtable format. Board members will sit at […]

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New Businesses — December 2016

NEW BUSINESSES BioLife Plasma has opened at 7430 Wrigley Drive, Pasco. The facility collects life-saving plasma from qualified donors. For an appointment contact: 509-545-3008, biolifeplasma.com. The Crazy Crab Pot has opened at 131 Vista Way, Suite A, Kennewick. The restaurant serves an assortment of seafood including crab, shrimp, mussels and clams. Hours: 3 to 10 […]

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